Neuroscience Faculty 2020

Neuroscience Team

Neuroscience Faculty - Tenure Track

Stefano Berto, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Narayan Bhat, Ph.D.
Professor

Heather A. Boger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Director, COM Senior Mentor Program
Interim Director, Center for Aging

Judson Chandler, Ph.D.
Professor

Christopher W. Cowan, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair,
William E. Murray SmartState Endowed Chair of Excellence

Joseph Helpern, Ph.D.
Professor

Jens Jensen, Ph.D. 
Professor and Interim Director, Center for Biomedical Imaging

Thomas Jhou, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Jane E. Joseph, Ph.D.
Professor

Peter Kalivas, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor

Antonieta Lavin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Hesheng Liu, Ph.D. 
SmartState Endowed Chair Professor 
Director, Computational Brain Imaging Core 
Associate Director, Center for Biomedical Engineering 

Jacqueline McGinty, Ph.D.
Professor
Director of MUSC Brain Research Institute

Patrick J. Mulholland, Ph.D.
Professor

Jim Otis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Carmela M. Reichel, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Director, Graduate Program

Jennifer Rinker, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Kumar Sambamurti, Ph.D.
Professor

Takashi Sato, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Ewoud Schmidt, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Makoto Taniguchi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

John Woodward, Ph.D.
Professor

Neuroscience Faculty - Research Track

Davide Amato, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Ethan Anderson, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Ahlem Assali, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Maria de Fatima Falangola, M.D., Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Catherine Hubbard, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Daniela Neuhofer, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor 

Jennifer Rinker, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Paula Zamubio-Bulcock, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Rachel Penrod-Martin, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor

Dual, Joint, & Adjunct Faculty

Onder Albayram, Ph.D. — Department of Cardiology

Howard Becker, Ph.D. — Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Truman R. Brown, Ph.D. — Department of Radiology

Colleen Hanlon, Ph.D— Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Aimee McRae-Clark, Pharm.D. — Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Perry Molinoff, M.D. — Department of Neuroscience

Donna Roberts, M.D. — Department of Radiology & Radiological Science

Catrina Robinson, M.D. — Department of Neurology

Edward E. Soltis, Ph.D. — Vice Chair for Professional Education, Department of Pharmaceutical, & Biomedical Sciences

Thomas W. Uhde, M.D. — Chair, Department of Psychiatry, & Behavioral Sciences

Administrative Team

Joseph Bennett, MBA, Administrative Manager, bennej@musc.edu, 843-792-0421

Crystal Brown, Accountant/Fiscal Analyst II, browncr@musc.edu, 843-792-3517

Sarah Hopkins, Administrative Coordinator, hopkisar@musc.edu, 843-792-2392

Vonetta Smalls, Administrative Coordinator I and Administrative Assistant to the Department Chair and CBI, smallsv@musc.edu, 843-792-8541

Miranda Thomas, Fiscal Analyst I, thomamir@musc.edu, 843-792-8161